Experts believe it is down to the impact of psychological stress on the mothers and their children.Read the full story ›
Footballers who went to fight in the First World War are being commemorated in a woodland planted to mark the conflict's centenary.Read the full story ›
The Queen was joined by the Prime Minister, who will visit the battlefields on Friday.Read the full story ›
David Cameron, Nicola Sturgeon and the Princess Royal, along with the German President Joachim Gauck, joined descendants of those who fought at the Battle of Jutland for a centenary service to remember the thousands who died in the largest naval battle of the First World War.
During the service at St Magnus Cathedral on Orkney diary entries of those who served on both sides were read out, while a German and a British cadet lit a candle in a sign of hope.
Princess Anne represented the royal family at the memorial after the Duke of Edinburgh cancelled his trip on doctor's advice.
ITV News reporter Sally Biddulph reports:
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Ashby School wants to sell Lt Col Bent's Victoria Cross to raise money for facilities, but his descendants are furious.Read the full story ›
The families of British war veterans claim Australia has barred them from commemorations of a battle in which thousands were killed.Read the full story ›
A British soldier who died at the Somme almost 100 years ago has finally been laid to rest with full military honours near the battlefield.Read the full story ›
The granddaughter of a survivor of the Quintinshill rail disaster Susan Hughes said her grandfather went on to fight in Gallipoli.
Ms Hughes said: "He went straight on to fight but said it was worse than anything he saw in battle."
John Edward, the great-grandson of a victim who died at Quintinshill, has said the disaster "wasn't really talked about" by his family.